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Meet the Maker: Melanie Wickham

Melanie Wickham
Tell us about your business, what is it you do and how did you get into it? I make limited edition lino prints of dancing rabbits, pot plants, favourite places of mine and naughty dogs.…

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Meet the Maker: Jen Walsh, Knots & Shots

Jen Walsh, Knots and Shots
Tell us about your business, what is it you do and how did you get into it? My name is Jen and I am a self-taught crafter specialising in macrame, I have always had a…

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Meet the Maker: Lucy Litchfield, natural soap creator

Lucy Litchfield - meet the maker
Tell us about your business, what is it you do and how did you get into it? I have always been interested in ‘natural living’ but during my first pregnancy this turned into an urgent…

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Mother's Day Gift Guide, Part 3

If you are searching for something special for Mother’s Day (14th March), look no further than Bristol Market’s online directory – the Maker's Marketplace – which features over 80 independent makers offering a choice collection…

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Mother's Day Gift Guide, Part 2

For mums who love their plant babies as much as their offspring, a lovely, leafy lino print by Kerry Day would make an ideal present, as would a Priormade planter with its cool geometric angles…

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Mother's Day Gift Guide, Part 1

If you are searching for something special for Mother’s Day (14th March), look no further than Bristol Market’s online directory – the Maker's Marketplace – which features over 80 independent makers offering a choice collection…

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Meet the maker: Liz Huband, Badger House Leather

Meet the maker: Liz Huband, Badger House Leather
Liz Huband from Badger House Leather combines traditional skills with contemporary design, to create unique handmade items, using the finest, ethically-sourced leather. Tell us about your business, what is it you do and how did…

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Meet the Maker: Sam from Mila

Sam from Mila Plants
I'm Sam, I own MILA – a houseplants and homewares store in Quakers Friars, Bristol. I live with my partner Adam, our friend Amy and her 3 year old daughter Mila. The article below is…

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Meet the maker: Stephanie Rostron, Illustrator, White Thistle Design

Tell us about your illustration business, what is it you do and how did you get into it? The first memory I have of really starting to enjoy drawing was back in a Year 8…

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Meet the maker: Jasmine Chin, Illustrator

Meet the maker: Jasmine Chin, Illustrator
Jasmine Chin is an illustrator who lives in London. She sells playful handmade screen prints, risographs and smaller items such as greeting cards.  Jasmine Chin Tell us about your business, what is it you do…

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